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December 6, 2016
NW Wis. tourist spots hope winter business makes up for stormy summer
Tourism officials, resort owners and businesses are waiting for Northwestern Wisconsin to transform into a winter wonderland. They're hoping lower temperatures will soon mean more revenues up north. P.C. Rasmussen, owner of Lakewoods Resort and Lodge in Cable, said most of their...
December 6, 2016 - 6:56pm
November 28, 2016
Authorities ID man killed in Sawyer County crash
Authorities on Monday identified the 21-year-old man who died in a single-vehicle crash late Wednesday along Wisconsin Highway 77 near Hayward....
November 28, 2016 - 12:56pm
November 24, 2016
One killed in Sawyer County crash
A 21-year-old man died in a single-vehicle crash late Wednesday along Wisconsin Highway 77 near Hayward. The Sawyer County Sheriff's Office reported Thursday that deputies responded to a report of a crash on Highway 77 near Eaton Road, about 3 miles northwest of Hayward, at 11:37...
November 24, 2016 - 9:49am
November 16, 2016
Man shot, wounded by Washburn County deputy faces charges
Charges have been filed against a 21-year-old man who was shot and wounded on Sept. 30 by a Washburn County deputy after allegedly fleeing in...
November 16, 2016 - 10:00pm
November 4, 2016
Slain northern Wisconsin deputy honored, remembered at memorial service
CAMERON, Wis. — Rusk County deputy Dan Glaze will be remembered for his sense of humor, love for his family and his dedication to law enforcement,...
November 4, 2016 - 9:13pm
October 31, 2016
Slain deputy remembered as dedicated to family, community
A Rusk County sheriff's deputy who was shot and killed Saturday night is remembered as a hard-working law enforcement officer who was dedicated...
October 31, 2016 - 8:44pm
October 30, 2016
Northern Wisconsin congressional candidates talk issues
When asked what their top priority would be if elected, both candidates for Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District seat — incumbent Republican...
October 30, 2016 - 3:59pm
October 1, 2016
Sheriff's deputy shoots armed suspect in Sawyer County
A Washburn County sheriff's deputy shot an armed suspect Friday after a pursuit on State Highway 77 between Minong and Hayward, the Sawyer County Sheriff's Office reported Saturday. Authorities declined to release any information on the individual's condition, identity or the reason...
October 1, 2016 - 5:46pm
September 30, 2016
Debates stir debate in northern Wisconsin congressional race
Mary Hoeft, who is challenging incumbent Congressman Sean Duffy for Wisconsin's 7th District seat, has been calling on her opponent to take part...
September 30, 2016 - 6:42pm
August 17, 2016
Hayward man sentenced to five years in fatal shooting
HAYWARD — Lorne Andrew Young took responsibility for the fatal shooting of his sister's boyfriend last fall on the Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation, but his guilty plea did little to satisfy the victim's family and a judge on Wednesday. As Young appeared for sentencing in Sawyer...
August 17, 2016 - 5:30pm
August 10, 2016
Federal disaster declaration issued for NW Wisconsin flooding
President Obama has issued a major disaster declaration for Northwestern Wisconsin, opening the door for federal money to be used to repair...
August 10, 2016 - 6:44pm
August 9, 2016
Duffy, Hoeft advance in 7th Congressional District
U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy easily turned back a challenge in Tuesday's Republican primary in Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District. With nearly 90 percent of precincts reporting late Tuesday, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that Duffy, of Wausau, was leading challenger Don Raihala...
August 9, 2016 - 10:50pm
August 7, 2016
Democratic candidates seek change in 7th District
Both Democratic challengers for Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional District seat point to their experience as motivation to represent the district’s voters. Mary Hoeft, a communication and French professor at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County, and Joel Lewis, a Wausau home...
August 7, 2016 - 8:53am
Incumbent Duffy faces GOP primary challenger Raihala in 7th District
Three-term 7th Congressional District incumbent Rep. Sean Duffy says he brings the values of his northern Wisconsin district to Washington, D.C. — but his challenger, Donald Raihala, says Duffy doesn’t represent the values of his constituents. Duffy, a former reality TV persona...
August 7, 2016 - 8:52am
July 28, 2016
Clerk of Court killed in Sawyer County shooting
The Sawyer County Clerk of Court died in an apparent murder-suicide east of Hayward on Wednesday night, authorities reported Thursday. Claudia R. Burgan, 56, died from a gunshot wound to the chest in the incident at a home on Twin Lake Road, the Sawyer County Sheriff's Office said....
July 28, 2016 - 6:31pm